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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
154 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE RENO TAHOE AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR AUGUST 2015 AT THE RENO TAHOE
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT WAS 76.0 DEGREES WHICH IS 2.8 DEGREES ABOVE
NORMAL.  THIS MAKES AUGUST 2015 THE FIFTH WARMEST AUGUST ON RECORD
AT RENO.  THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR AUGUST WAS 99 DEGREES WHICH
OCCURRED ON THE 17TH.  THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 52
DEGREES WHICH WAS RECORDED ON THE 31ST.

FOR AUGUST 2015 A TOTAL OF 0.11 INCH OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED
AT THE RENO TAHOE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.  THIS IS 0.12 INCH BELOW
NORMAL.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 6.6 MPH.  THE PEAK WIND
GUST FOR THE MONTH WAS 48 MPH FROM THE SOUTH WHICH OCCURRED ON THE
29TH.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             105   08/06/1983
                        08/11/1940
 LOW               24   08/29/1962
HIGHEST            99   08/17       105      -6
LOWEST             52   08/31        24      28
AVG. MAXIMUM     92.5              90.6     1.9
AVG. MINIMUM     59.5              55.8     3.7
MEAN             76.0              73.2     2.8
DAYS MAX >= 90     24              18.0     6.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         1.65   1965
 MINIMUM         0.00   1994
TOTALS           0.11              0.23   -0.12
DAILY AVG.       0.00              0.01   -0.01
DAYS >= .01         2               1.8     0.2
DAYS >= .10         1               0.7     0.3
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.10   08/07 TO 08/07
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2013
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 5      -5
 SINCE 7/1          1                10      -9
COOLING TOTAL     351               259      92
 SINCE 1/1        994               746     248

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     08/23/1973
 LATEST       06/27/1974
EARLIEST                        10/03
LATEST                          05/21
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/180    DATE  08/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/MM     DATE   MM

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     28

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                3     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       0     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      3

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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